Pakshi Pathalam is a Bird Sanctuary and a tourist location in Wayanad district of Kerala state, India.
Pakshi means bird in Malayalam. Pathalam means the underworld of the demons.
Pakshi Pathalam is located seven kilometer northeast of Thirunelli town. The hill is 32 kilometers away from the district headquarters of Kalpetta. The hill lies 1740 m above sea level. Papanasini River flows from Brahmagiri hill and irrigates the area. This river is believed to have the capacity to wash away all sins as the word 'papa' means sin and 'nashini' means destroy in Malayalam.